Andrew Velasquez Rank
About Andrew Velasquez
Andrew Velasquez is an American politician who formerly served as the head of one of the Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) 10 regions. And overall he is considered as one of America’s leading experts on disaster management.
Velasquez is a distinguished member of the Illinois State University Alumni Hall of Fame.
He served as a member of Chicago Police Department for a decade.
Afterwards he was made Executive Director of the Office of Emergency Management and Communications based in Chicago.
Then he was promoted again, to become the Director of the entire Illinois Emergency Management Agency.
After a three-year tenure at that role, US President Barack Obama himself put him in charge of FEMA’s Region V, which oversees disaster management in America’s Midwestern States (including Illinois).
He also briefly acted as the Administrator over FEMA’s Region IV, which oversees the Southeast United States.
He was a member of the US Army Reserve for six years.
Velasquez has a bachelor’s degree and MSc in Criminal Justice from Illinois State University.
He is of Mexican and Puerto Rican descent.
Andrew Velasquez Rank
Andrew Velasquez's Popularity
Andrew Velasquez is a famous American politician, who was born on July 26, 1968. As a person born on this date, Andrew Velasquez is listed in our database as the 1st most popular celebrity for the day (July 26) and the 341st most popular for the year (1968).
People born on July 26 fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion. Andrew Velasquez is the 2964th most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Andrew Velasquez's birthday, Andrew Velasquez is the 14606th most famous American and ranks 422nd in famous people born in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
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